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‘The Bee Gees: How Can You Mend a Broken Heart’ Trailer: How Deep Is Your Love for the Trio?

Even if you didn’t grow up during the disco era, you undoubtedly know at least one song by The Bee Gees. The trio of brothers Barry, Maurice & Robin Gibb delivered such hits as “Stayin’ Alive” and “Night Fever” from the hit film Saturday Night Fever, not to mention other classic tunes like “How Deep Is Your Love” and “You Should Be Dancing.” But there’s a lot you probably don’t know about the meteoric rise to fame enjoyed by The Bee Gees, which will be chronicled in a new documentary on HBO, an...
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Barry Gibb & Jason Isbell – “Words Of A Fool”

The Bee Gees' Barry Gibb has announced a new country and bluegrass-inspired album called GREENFIELDS: The Gibb Brothers Songbook, Vol. 1. It features Gibb dueting songs from the Bee Gees catalog with a ton of famous people, including Dolly Parton, Sheryl Crow, Keith Urban, Miranda Lambert, Brandi Carlile, Gillian Welch and David Rawlings, and more. More »
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Bee Gees Documentary Coming to HBO From Filmmaker Frank Marshall

Frank Marshall, legendary film producer and the director of movies like Arachnophobia, Alive, Congo, and Eight Below, is making sure his directing career is stayin’ alive. Marshall has directed a Bee Gees documentary that has been acquired by HBO Documentary Films. The movie will trace the rise of Barry, Maurice, and Robin Gibb, who formed the band in the late 1950s and became disco era icons. The movie was part of the official selection for this year’s Telluride Film Festival, and it is set to...
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The Number Ones: Barbra Streisand’s “Woman In Love”

In The Number Ones, I'm reviewing every single #1 single in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, starting with the chart's beginning, in 1958, and working my way up into the present. More »
Tags: Music, The Bee Gees, Barbra Streisand, Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb, The Number Ones


The Number Ones: Frankie Valli’s “Grease”

In The Number Ones, I'm reviewing every single #1 single in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, starting with the chart's beginning, in 1958, and working my way up into the present. More »
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The Number Ones: Andy Gibb’s “Shadow Dancing”

In The Number Ones, I'm reviewing every single #1 single in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, starting with the chart's beginning, in 1958, and working my way up into the present. More »
Tags: Music, The Bee Gees, Andy Gibb, The Number Ones


The Number Ones: The Bee Gees’ “How Deep Is Your Love”

In The Number Ones, I'm reviewing every single #1 single in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, starting with the chart's beginning, in 1958, and working my way up into the present. More »
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The Number Ones: Andy Gibb’s “I Just Want To Be Your Everything”

In The Number Ones, I'm reviewing every single #1 single in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, starting with the chart's beginning, in 1958, and working my way up into the present. More »
Tags: Music, The Bee Gees, Andy Gibb, The Number Ones


Bee Gees Getting Biopic From Bohemian Rhapsody Producer

Add the Bee Gees to the list of music groups that will be getting the biopic treatment in the wake of the box office success of Bohemian Rhapsody and, to a lesser extent, Rocketman and A Star Is Born. As Deadline reports, Paramount Pictures has acquired the life rights from the … More »
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The Number Ones: The Bee Gees’ “How Can You Mend A Broken Heart

In The Number Ones, I'm reviewing every single #1 single in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, starting with the chart's beginning, in 1958, and working my way up into the present. More »
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Watch Bono & Pharrell Sing “Stayin’ Alive” On Jimmy Kimmel’s (RED) Show

Once a year, Jimmy Kimmel Live dedicates one big all-star holiday show to raising money (RED), Bono's charity that works to increase AIDS awareness. Lots of famous people always show up, and one of those famous people is always Bono. This year, the famous people involved included Channing Tatum, Mila Kunis, Chris Rock, … More »
Tags: Video, Music, Jimmy Kimmel, Bono, U2, Pharrell, Snoop Dogg, The Bee Gees, Brad Paisley, RED Bono, Pharrell Sing, Channing Tatum Mila Kunis Chris Rock


Bee Gees Star Becomes Sir Barry Gibb

Bee Gee Barry Gibb has received a knighthood at Buckingham Palace, and says he hopes his late brothers Robin and Maurice are proud of him. More »
Tags: Music, News, Buckingham Palace, Robin, The Bee Gees, Maurice, Barry Gibb


Gotcha Covered: Saturday Night Fever

How do you reckon with a monolith? There's a monologue at the end of Whit Stillman's 1998 film The Last Days of Disco where a character in the early '80s speaks with the hindsight of a late '90s nostalgist that "Disco will never be over... Oh, for a few years -- maybe many years -- … More »
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Chainsmokers Tie Beatles’ And Bee Gees’ Record For 3 Simultaneous Top 10 Songs

The Chainsmokers, the self-proclaimed "Nickelback of EDM," unleashed the musical apocalypse last week by releasing their Coldplay collaboration "Something Just Like This." This week, the song jumped into the top 10 of the Billboard Hot 100, taking residence alongside the duo's other chart-mainstays "Paris" and "Closer." The Chainsmokers are now one of only … More »
Tags: Music, News, The Beatles, Paris, Nickelback, The Bee Gees, The Chainsmokers, Chainsmokers Tie Beatles


Demi Lovato, Little Big Town Team Up for Grammys Tribute to the Bee Gees

The spirit and vibrancy of the Grammys was stayin’ alive this year with a joint performance from Demi Lovato, Andra Day, Tori Kelly, and Little Big Town during the 59th annual ceremony, celebrating the music of the Bee Gees and the 40th anniversary of “Saturday Night Fever.” Lovato kicked off the wide-ranging tribute, donning a long black wig and belting out their... Read more »
Tags: Music, News, Demi Lovato, Grammys, The Bee Gees, Little Big Town, Lovato, Demi Lovato Little, Big Town Team Up, Demi Lovato Andra Day Tori Kelly


There’s Only One Way To Find Out If The Grammys Will Suck Again This Year

Remember last year when it seemed like the Grammys might turn out OK and then they sucked as usual? They will probably suck again this year! But damn, NARAS does a good job of getting my hopes up every winter. For 2017 they've given us just enough intriguing performers and eyebrow-raising nominations to … More »
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This Metal Cover Of THE BEE GEES' "Stayin' Alive" is Inexplicably Awesome

Disco gone metal... it works. Somehow. The post This Metal Cover Of THE BEE GEES' "Stayin' Alive" is Inexplicably Awesome appeared first on Metal Injection.
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Bee Gees TV Tribute Lines Up Celine Dion, John Legend, Nick Jonas, & More

CBS and the Recording Academy will honor the Bee Gees with a concert featuring performances by Celine Dion, John Legend, Nick Jonas, Keith Urban, Pentatonix, and more. "Stayin’ Alive: A Grammy Salute To The Music Of The Bee Gees" will be taped on 2/14 at the Microsoft Theater, and it'll air on CBS later this … More »
Tags: Music, News, Nick Jonas, Microsoft, Cbs, John Legend, Bee Gees, The Bee Gees, Celine Dion, Recording Academy, Pentatonix


Capitol Records Signs Bee Gees to Long-Term Contract, Aims to ‘Reinvigorate’ Catalogue

Legendary musical group The Bee Gees have signed a long-term worldwide agreement with Capitol Records, encompassing the trio’s complete catalog of recorded music. The agreement includes the rights to the band’s 22 studio albums, as well as numerous soundtracks, compilation albums, unreleased recordings and long-form audiovisual projects. This move ends the band’s relationship with Warner Music Group. “The... Read more »
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Capitol Records Signs Bee Gees to Long-Term Contract, Aims to ‘Reinvigorate’ Catalog

Legendary musical group the Bee Gees have signed a long-term worldwide agreement with Capitol Records, encompassing the trio’s complete catalog of recorded music. The agreement includes the rights to the band’s 22 studio albums, as well as numerous soundtracks, compilation albums, unreleased recordings and long-form audiovisual projects. This move ends the band’s relationship with Warner Music Group. “The... Read more »
Tags: Music, News, The Bee Gees, Capitol Records, Warner Music Group


Watch Barry Gibb & “Barry Gibb” Sing Together On The Tonight Show

In all his years on Saturday Night Live, the best thing Jimmy Fallon ever did was almost certainly the recurring sketch "The Barry Gibb Talk Show," in which Fallon would impersonate the former Bee Gees leader, depicting him as a coked-up, falsetto-yipping megalomaniac. (The real Gibb appeared on it once.) Last night, Gibb himself … More »
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The Bee Gees’ Barry Gibb Announces Second Solo Album To Not Be Shelved

Barry Gibb, the majestic falsetto master and sole surviving member of the Bee Gees, has recorded at least three solo albums over the course of his long, estimable career. But only one of those albums, 1984's Now Voyager has actually seen release. Today, Gibb announced that he'll release a second one, entitled In The Now, … More »
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Coldplay Cover Viola Beach, Bee Gees With Barry Gibb, Sinatra With Michael Eavis At Glastonbury

Coldplay headlined the UK's Glastonbury Festival tonight, closing out the fest with a few special guests and some covers. Instead of paying tribute to the late David Bowie by playing "Heroes," Chris Martin announced that they would be honoring Viola Beach, the up-and-coming British band who were killed in a tragic car accident earlier … More »
Tags: Video, Music, UK, Chris Martin, David Bowie, Glastonbury festival, Coldplay, Frank Sinatra, Glastonbury, The Bee Gees, Michael Eavis, Barry Gibb, Viola Beach


“POPS!”: JOE POLICASTRO TRIO (DAVE MILLER, MIKEL AVERY, with guests ANDY BROWN, ANDY PRATT)

I am seriously out of touch with the pop culture of my generation.  Wake me at 4 AM, ask me for ten facts about Lester Young, and I can do it.  But Neil Young? Sorry.  There’s only so much space … Continue reading →
Tags: Pink Floyd, Neil Young, Tom Waits, Bliss, Stevie Wonder, Jazz, Prince, Louis Armstrong, Cole Porter, The Bee Gees, Teddy Wilson, Andy Brown, Billy Strayhorn, Generosities, It's All True, Jazz Titans


Watch The Cast Of Star Wars Sing “Stayin’ Alive” On The Tonight Show

You already know Jimmy Fallon is going to cram as much Star Wars: The Force Awakens content onto his show has he possibly can. Last week, he had the cast of the movie singing bits from the Star Wars score a cappella. And last night, using the flimsy justification that the massive Force Awakens … More »
Tags: Star Wars, Video, Jimmy Fallon, The Bee Gees